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Animal rights activists protest use of animals in Yale labs

March 23, 2015 • 0
Students returning to campus yesterday afternoon were greeted by a choreographed demonstration outside of Old Campus of a protestor in a cage being treated by two others dressed in animal costumes.
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Rowland’s sentencing sparks call for anti-corruption measures

March 23, 2015 • 0
After a second former state official was sentenced to prison this month, state officials are calling for lifetime disqualification from office for public officials guilty of corruption.
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Harp to seek re-election

March 20, 2015 • 0
Mayor Toni Harp will run for re-election this November.
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Protest targets alleged wage theft at 116 Crown

March 19, 2015 • 1
Late last week, a crowd of roughly 50 protesters rallied outside of 116 Crown, a high-end bar in downtown New Haven.
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Former Connecticut governor sentenced to 30 months in prison

March 18, 2015 • 0
For the second time in 10 years, former Gov. John Rowland is heading to prison.
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University Properties announces Gourmet Heaven replacement

March 13, 2015 • 0
After months of uncertainty, the two New Haven Gourmet Heaven locations on 15 Broadway and 44 Whitney have changed ownership overnight with no breaks in service.
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College construction offers jobs, raises question on Yale bidding process

March 6, 2015 • 0
The cranes that were recently hoisted up to Yale’s skyline — towering above a pit teeming with machinery and workers in hardhats — look to students like a sign of things to come, a tangible reminder that today’s Yale is not tomorrow’s.
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Proposed state education budget draws criticism

March 6, 2015 • 0
Amid continued discussion of Gov. Dannel Malloy’s new budget proposal, including a series of public hearings by the Connecticut House Appropriations Committee, members of the education community have come out decidedly against the governor’s funding plan for the state’s public schools and universities.
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New Haven workers fight for wage theft bills

March 6, 2015 • 0
During a hearing in front of the state’s Committee on Labor and Public Employees yesterday, two former employees of New Haven businesses painted stark images of wage theft close to Yale’s campus.
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Blow investigation findings garner tepid response

March 5, 2015 • 0
The report released Tuesday clearing a Yale Police Department officer of wrongdoing in the Jan. 24 detention of Tahj Blow ’16 appears to have generated a tepid response on campus.
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Eidelson defends youth agenda

March 5, 2015 • 0
Though she has not yet announced whether or not she will seek a third term, Ward 1 Alder Sarah Eidelson ’12 would leave a void in leadership in the city’s youth services committee if she chooses not to run for re-election.
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Despite confusion, University and city negotiating deal on College Street Music Hall

March 5, 2015 • 0
College Street’s Palace Theater — which has been dark for 12 years — will be able to reopen in May with or without the use of University-owned property.